PARIS - Christine Lagarde, the chief of the International Monetary Fund, was placed Wednesday under official investigation for negligence in a French corruption probe that dates back to her days as France's finance minister.
Police have killed more villagers in clashes at a controversial Tanzanian gold mine owned by a Barrick Gold Corp. subsidiary, despite the company's pledges to reduce the violence, researchers say.
Electricity has been restored to about 6,000 customers in Toronto's east-end after a contractor severed a power line during the hottest afternoon of the year.
Mayor Don Iveson at the unveiling the design and details of a new 62 story office and residential tower that will be the new office of Stantec's 1,700 employees in Edmonton, August 26, 2014.
Highway 99 was to be reopened to two lanes of northbound traffic in time for the Wednesday morning rush hour after the road surface cracked and sank Tuesday, forcing a partial closure of the busy route near the Oak Street Bridge.